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The 233rd birthday of the U.S.Marine Corps will be observed at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 10 at the Aspen Grove Cemetery Flagpole in Aspen. Marines and friends of the Corps are invited.For more information contact Dick Merritt at 927.5178. Veterans Day ceremonies will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11 at the Roaring Fork Valley Veterans Memorial located on the east side of the Pitkin County Courthouse, 506 E Main St. in Aspen. Veterans are encouraged to wear items of military memorabilia. The Aspen Elks Lodge will host its annual Veterans Day luncheon following the ceremony. Aspen Grassroots Community TV, Channel 12 will run interviews of local veterans participating in the Library of Congress Veterans History Project throughout the the day. For more information, contact Dan Glidden at 927-4183 or Merritt at 927-5178.

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